Use layers and masks.
Imagine a layer as being an image painted on a piece of transparent plastic. Where the mask is painted white - the image on that section of the layer is visible. Where the mask is painted black, the image on that section of the layer becomes transparent and the underlying layer shows through.
So I duplicated your image and masked so just the cover section was visible. ( I used the clone tool to repair the image and wipe out the writing and your path).
I then used layer styles to add a small drop shadow to match the lighting.
You could easily add another card between those two layers.
If this is not what you were after - please shout out
That's absolutely brilliant thanks and just the effect that I'm after. Could you explain the process of masking all but the cover section?
I'll be taking more shots to use for mockups and I'm certain I'll need to do this quite a bit.
Huge thanks in advance for your help!
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The mask is very simple.
1. Duplicate your layer and ensure that new duplicate is highlighted in the layers panel
2. Select the area you want to keep using one of the selection tools (in this case, with all straight lines, the polygonal lasso tool is probably the easiest). You will see the "marching ants" around your selection
3. Go to Layer - Layer Mask - Reveal Selection
This will add a mask to your duplicated layer in the shape of your selection